GUNSHOTS FIRED AS FULANI HERDSMEN ATTACK NURSES AT CHPs COMPOUND

GUNSHOTS FIRED AS FULANI HERDSMEN ATTACK NURSES AT CHPs COMPOUND. The nurses said the Fulani herdsmen besieged their facility and began attacking them without any provocation. Some Fulani herdsmen have allegedly attacked nurses working at Dwerebease CHPs Compound in the Kwahu East District of the Eastern region. According to the nurses, the Fulani herdsmen besieged their facility and began attacking them without any provocation. “The clinic and the Bungalow are located at the outskirts of the community, so yesterday we were there when the Fulani herdsmen stormed the clinic, apparently they were returning from the bush and without provocation began attacking the facility. “They initially asked for food, and when

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NIGERIAN BUSINESS WOMAN REMANDED FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING

NIGERIAN BUSINESS WOMAN REMANDED FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING. An Accra Circuit Court remanded a Nigerian businesswoman into police custody, for allegedly transporting four girls from Nigeria to Ghana, to engage them in prostitution. The suspect, Blessing Atia, who is being held on four counts of human trafficking, has pleaded not guilty. She supposedly collected the victims’ panties, pubic and armpit hair, and threatened them that if they refused to work for her, they would go mad. Atia, who is to reappear before court on September 18, also demanded GH¢4,00 each from the girls, claiming the amount was cost she incurred in transporting them to Ghana. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) C.K.

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SSNIT SCANDAL: OTHER CORRUPT DEALS IDENTIFIED – EOCO BOSS

SSNIT SCANDAL: OTHER CORRUPT DEALS IDENTIFIED – EOCO BOSS. The Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO), has given itself a week more, to conclude investigations into how the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) , spent a whopping $72 million on Operational Business Suite (OBS) in a bid to digitize the Trust. The Executive Director of EOCO, K. K. Amoah, revealed this to Accra-based Peace FM, where he confirmed that his outfit had uncovered “some corrupt deals.” He said the crime office was looking to complete the investigation within seven days “because this matter is of interest to a lot of people.” “As I speak to you, my men

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HOT AUDIO: CHINESE ILLEGAL MINERS ARRESTED IN E/R; CASH, GUNS SEIZED

HOT AUDIO: CHINESE ILLEGAL MINERS ARRESTED IN E/R; CASH, GUNS SEIZED. Nine Chinese and two Ghanaians have been arrested by a combined team of Forestry Commission staff and Operation Vanguard taskforce in the Kweikaru Forest Reserve in the New Abirim district of the Eastern Region. The combined team seized an amount of GH¢ 66,000; 2,567 Japanese Yen, €100, $ 340, one pistol, a pump action gun, one automatic rifle, and ammunition. The Chinese arrested are, Johnson Zhang, 29; Wang Zheng hou, 55; Wang Zhi Dong, 47; Tony Yin, 47; Cheng Sheng Xhi, 61; Zao Wen Lu, 43; Liu Zhang Hai, 49; Wang Zhi Gong, 47 and, Shi Zhi Hai, 49.

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OPERATION VANGUARD CHARGES A-G TO FAST-TRACK PROSECUTION OF 294 SUSPECTS

OPERATION VANGUARD CHARGES A-G TO FAST-TRACK PROSECUTION OF 294 SUSPECTS. The leader of the National taskforce against illegal mining Col. William Agyepong has charged the Attorney General to fast track prosecution of suspects arrested at illegal mining sites. So far, 294 suspected illegal miners have been arrested in the Western, Eastern, and Ashanti regions where a contingent of 400 soldiers and police officers have been stationed to stop the menace. Code named Operation Vanguard, the taskforce since their deployment August 1 have been combing mining zones. Some 35 days into their deployment, a government delegation led by Defence minister Dominic Nitiwul has visited the troops to learn firsthand progress in

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NURSE ARRESTED FOR REFUSING TO FOLLOW OFFICERS ORDERS

NURSE ARRESTED FOR REFUSING TO FOLLOW OFFICERS ORDERS. ‘I’ve done nothing wrong’: Utah nurse’s arrest prompts police apology. (CNN)Salt Lake City police apologized Friday for arresting a nurse who, citing hospital policy, refused to let officers draw blood from an unconscious crash victim. The arrest of Alex Wubbels, who was later released without charge, was captured on body camera video that the police chief said was alarming. The incident happened July 26, when a crash victim was admitted to the University of Utah Hospital burn unit in a coma. Though the man was not a suspect in the wreck, which killed the other driver, police asked for his blood to

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A-PLUS RUNS AWAY AS POLICE CHASE FOR CORRUPTION ALLEGATION EVIDENCE

A-PLUS RUNS AWAY AS POLICE CHASE FOR CORRUPTION ALLEGATION EVIDENCE. Pro-NPP rapper A-Plus known as Kwame Asare Obeng is under pressure from the police to provide evidence for allegations he made against two Deputy Chiefs of Staff. Since A-Plus made the allegation on Facebook four days ago, he has been unable to supply evidence as police CID step into the matter, Myjoyonline.comhas gathered. The rapper who got presidential mention in Akufo-Addo’s victory speech has directed the police to speak to his lawyers, a development a private legal practitioner has described as unfortunate. Samson Lardy Ayenini said it is wrong for an accuser to refer the police to his lawyers for evidence after

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KENNEDY AGYAPONG NAMES CORRUPT OFFICIALS AT THE FLAGSTAFF HOUSE

KENNEDY AGYAPONG NAMES CORRUPT OFFICIALS AT THE FLAGSTAFF HOUSE. Kennedy Agyapong mentioned Abu Jinapor and Asenso-Boakye as the presidential staffers behind the corrupt activities at the presidency. The outspoken Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyepong has alleged that a presidential staffer demanded $20,000 from an unnamed investor just to see President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Kennedy Agyepong said though the president is unaware of such happenings in his office, some of his staff are busy using their presence to extort monies from people who want to invest in the economy. He mentioned Abu Jinapor and Asenso-Boakye as the presidential staffers behind the corrupt activities at the presidency. He

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HOT AUDIO: SHOCKING!!! FEMALE TEACHERS IN RURAL GHANA TRADING SEX FOR SURVIVAL

HOT AUDIO: SHOCKING!!! FEMALE TEACHERS IN RURAL GHANA TRADING SEX FOR SURVIVAL. Some female teachers who accept posting to rural Ghana after undergoing training have to be in amorous relationships with some opinion leaders and some village chiefs in the communities to survive. Teachers who refuse these sexual advances have no option than to possibly starve or lose the passion for the job for which they are posted into the community. The teachers, it has been revealed are enticed with foodstuffs and bush meat into accepting to be in amorous relationship with the village champions due largely to the failure of government to provide the needs of the teachers when

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ASHANTI REGIONAL MINISTER SEIZES ENGINEERS AND PLANNERS EQUIPMENT

ASHANTI REGIONAL MINISTER SEIZES ENGINEERS AND PLANNERS EQUIPMENT. Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei-Mensah has seized heavy duty equipment belonging to Engineers and Planners. According to him, he will only release the equipment if the company belonging to Ibrahim Mahama, brother of former President John Mahama is able to provide him with documents granting them permission to work at a bauxite concession at Nyinahim in the Atwima Mponua District of the Ashanti Region. The Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council as part of its clampdown on illegal mining seized heavy duty equipment were being taken to the area with the view of prospecting and mining bauxite. The erstwhile Mahama government, acting through then

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THE ALLEGATION ON MENZGOLD STAIRS CONTROVERSY. BOG MUST GIVE THE RIGHT INFORMATION IN THE INTEREST OF THE COMPANY AND ITS CUSTOMERS

THE ALLEGATION ON MENZGOLD STAIRS CONTROVERSY. BOG MUST GIVE THE RIGHT INFORMATION IN THE INTEREST OF THE COMPANY AND ITS CUSTOMERS. The warning by the Bank of Ghana ton Ghanaians not to make cash deposits in Menzgold has stirred a huge controversy. The revelation was made by a Deputy Governor of the Bank Dr. Johnson Asiamah before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament on Tuesday August 8, 2017 who stated that Ghanaians who defy this caution do that at their own risk. This warning comes on the heels of the yet to be settled infamous DKM and Jesta motors financial scandals where scores of traders were defrauded in some

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